Works about Benjamin W Crowninshield

Timeline

Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1856/11/19 We went around to visit Mr Shaw a Freshman who proposes to become a member of the Pierian Sodality. Sat there about a half hour talking to him. He seemed rather inquisitive for a Freshman but perhaps it was his very greenness made him so. - BC Education Massachusetts Hall, Harvard U Cambridge, MA
1856/11/19 Benjamin Crowninshield plays Whist with William H F Lee till the sociable (party) is ready at L Erving's room. In 1856, Crowninshield lived at No 9 Hollis Hall. Life Hollis Hall, Harvard U Cambridge, MA
1857/06/24 Went in town to a supper at Parkers given in honor of WHF Lee, BDM Jones, FL Lowndes all of whom are going to leave the class. The eatables were excellent, I took too much of the drinkables and consequently I was too sick to get up till 2 o'clk. - BC Guest Parker House Boston
1858/06/06 Rowing in their underclothes, BC, captain of the Harvard crew team, and instructor Charles Eliot choose red handkerchiefs for Harvard crew so fans could identify them. Crimson eventually became the official Harvard color. Harvard Crew Charles River Basin Historic District Cambridge, MA
1858/06/06 Rowing in their underclothes, BC, captain of the Harvard crew team, and instructor Charles Eliot choose red handkerchiefs for Harvard crew so fans could identify them. Crimson eventually became the official Harvard color. Harvard Crew Charles River Basin Historic District Boston
1858/06/06 Rowing in their underclothes, BC, captain of the Harvard crew team, and instructor Charles Eliot choose red handkerchiefs for Harvard crew so fans could identify them. Crimson eventually became the official Harvard color. Harvard Crew Charles River Basin Historic District Charles River Reservation
1861/11/05 Crowninshield enlisted and began as a lieutenant in the First Massachusetts Cavalry on Nov. 5, 1861 Union Lt
1861/12/19 Benjamin W Crowninshield is promoted to first lieutenant. Union Lt
1862/03/26 Lt Crowninshield is promoted to captain. Union Captain
1862/09/14 Union Captain Crowninshield fights at South Mountain. Union Major Battle of South Mountain
1862/09/17 George B McClellan commands the 75500-man Army of the Potomac Union Captain Antietam National Battlefield Sharpsburg, MD Battle of Antietam
1864/00/00 WHF Lee is captured and held at Fort Monroe. Under the control of Ben Crowninshield, provost marshal on Sheridan's staff, Rooney Lee prefers not to accept any of the privileges Crowninshield tries to bestow upon him. Union Major Fort Monroe Hampton
1864/05/00 Battle of the Wilderness Union Major Ellwood Manor Wilderness Battlefield Battle of the Wilderness
1864/08/10 Captain Crowninshield becomes a major in the US Army. Union Major
1864/11/06 Benjamin W Crowninshield is mustered out of the army. He served as aide de camp to Gen Philip Sheridan and became provost-marshal of the Middle Militia Division. Union Major
1870/00/00 Crowninshield House is built for Benjamin W Crowninshield. Home Crowninshield House Boston
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